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TOP EV NEWS
Tesla finally got the green light to go ahead with their gigafactory in Germany. However, not everything is settled yet. There is a wealth of conditions regarding regulations and the permit given to Tesla to start production. If all goes well; this gigafactory will be rolling out 500,000 EVs per year.
Will auto dealerships cease to exist, or will they integrate with automakers? As the EV market expands, new startups don’t have traditional sales channels for their cars. Therefore, for other brands to push their EV lineups, they must adapt to what the customers want. Ford is considering reconstructing their sales channel for both ICEs and EVs.
Green energy and deep decarbonization are fast becoming a common practice worldwide. With the combined efforts of every country to hit the milestones by 2030 and 2050 energy sector is well on its way to becoming a decentralized industry.
New EV Announcements
Audi has unveiled a new electric addition to their e-tron family; the Audi A6 Avant. The station wagon concept is positioned as production-ready and embodies the brand’s essence of luxury and performance. Check out the first look at the concept built on the new Premium Platform Electric (PPE) jointly developed with Porsche AG.
EV Investments and Innovation
Competing on efficiency and cost are crucial for automakers. Hyundai’s new IMA (Integrated Modular Architecture) promises to decrease the vehicles’ cost and weight significantly while improving production efficiency.
There are more ways to have an EV, even if you only want to drive iconic models that have a history behind them. Everrati is authorized to convert iconic legendary models like Ford GT40 into EVs, maintaining the original character with the same weight distribution and handling. Now classic iconic cars live on in an EV era.